What misconceptions do people have about you?
That I only do photography. I’ve studied graphic design, and worked under Asim Raza, one of Pakistan’s leading directors. I enjoy both film and photography, and plan on pursuing both passions.
What is the worst rumour you have heard about yourself?
I once came across a fashion blog that said I was a makeup artist, stylist and a world-leading ‘bridal’ photographer.
Any lessons learnt the hard way?
In Pakistan, everything is last minute.
What’s the weirdest thing a fan has ever said to you?
So far my fans have been fairly appropriate and very supportive.
Tell us something no one knows about you?
I primarily work as a film/video director.
What drives you: money, fame or success?
What do you fail to understand about the opposite sex?
What is the most important relationship advice you can give?
Don’t overthink things.
When was the last time you kicked ass?
Not too long ago.
What do you consider your best physical asset?
My trigger finger.
How do you unwind?
By watching sports.
Have you ever done anything you shouldn’t have?
Have you ever envied another person?
Yes, and it’s Darren Aronofsky! Wish I had written and directed some of his films.
Define your sense of style
What is the price of success?
Lack of sleep